Farce movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant farce movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, funny, melancholic, not serious and absurd films and TV shows about / with farce, disorder, pornography, dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, culture clash, runaway, life philosophy and chase plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as farce: Death at a Funeral (2007), How High (2001), The Return of the Pink Panther (1975), Fierce Creatures (1997), Junior (1994), Nuns on the Run (1990), Johnny English (2003), Down with Love (2003), The Campaign (2012), Under the Rainbow (1981).

List of farce movies

Death at a Funeral (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chaos ensues when a man tries to expose a dark secret regarding a recently deceased patriarch of a dysfunctional British family.
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, absurd, clever ...
Plot: farce, funeral, dysfunctional family, secret, family gatherings, siblings relations, eccentric family, corpse, blackmail, pregnancy, presumed dead, sarcasm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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 6.3
 49K
How High (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Multi-platinum rap superstars Redman and Method Man star as Jamal and Silas, two regular guys who smoke something magical, ace their college entrance exams and wind up at Harvard. Ivy League ways are strange but Silas and Jamal take it in a stride ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, absurd, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, drug abuse, youth, buddies, farce, drug dealing, college, goofy hero, marijuana, lifestyle, disorder, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, boston, usa
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The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The famous Pink Panther jewel has once again been stolen and Inspector Clouseau is called in to catch the thief. The Inspector is convinced that 'The Phantom' has returned and utilises all of his resources – himself and his Asian ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, exciting, not serious ...
Plot: farce, resort, false accusation, panther, chase, vengeance, crime, museum, danger, incompetent police, crimes, cons and scams ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, cote d'azur, switzerland, tokyo
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Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, zoo, greed, costume, animal, marketing, rivalry, rules and policies, power relations, workplace, danger, vicious ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, europe
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 4.6
 60K
Junior (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As part of a fertility research project, a male scientist agrees to carry a pregnancy in his own body.
Style: humorous, feel good, absurd, light, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, science, scientist, farce, inventions and discoveries, fall in love, baby, switching roles, experiment gone awry, disorder, nothing goes right, medicine ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, twentieth century, 1990s, year 1994
Place: san francisco
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Nuns on the Run (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brian and Charlie work for a gangster. When the boss learns they want to "leave" he sets them up to be killed, after they help rob the local Triads of their drug dealing profits. B&C decide to steal the money for themselves, but ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, fish out of water, nun, convent, on the run, hidden identity, misfit, dishonesty, disorder, partners, cons and scams, odd couple ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
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 6.2
 135K
Johnny English (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rowan plays the eponymous lead character in a spoof spy thriller. During the course of the story we follow our hero as he attempts to single-handedly save the country from falling into the hands of a despot.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, comic ...
Plot: farce, spy, parody, secret service, espionage, megalomaniac, funeral, explosion, secret agent, coronation, pen, queen ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, france, london
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 6.3
 37K
Down with Love (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.
Style: stylized, witty, realistic, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: farce, feminism, battle of the sexes, pianist, sex, playboy, womanizer, feminist, romance, screwball, journalism, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
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 6.1
 118K
The Campaign (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, witty, ironic ...
Plot: politics, farce, election campaign, congressman, political corruption, uninhibited rivalry, campaign, debate, ambition, media, parody, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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Under the Rainbow (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In World War II era Los Angeles, the manager of the Culver Hotel leaves his nephew in charge for a weekend. The nephew changes the name to the Hotel Rainbow and overbooks with royalty, assassins, secret agents, Japanese tourists, and munchkins (from ...
Style: feel good, realistic, not serious, light, funny ...
Plot: hotel, farce, espionage, secret agents, disorder, showbiz, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, spy, secret service, mistaken identity, assassin ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1938
Place: los angeles, california, usa, kansas
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Be Wanton and Tread No Shame (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Pablo and Fernando, owners of a children's book publishing company about to go bankrupt, have managed through unorthodox means to contract the country's best-selling author, Adela Mora. The evening of the official signing, Paco asks his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic
Plot: farce, infidelity, screwball, dishonesty, couples, disorder, cons and scams, love and romance, romance, verbal byplay, nothing goes right, comedy of errors ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: spain, madrid
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Don't Touch the White Woman! (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A highly stylized surreal farce about the events leading up to Custer's Last Stand anachronistically reenacted in an urban renewal area in modern Paris. Director Mario Fererri reenacts the events leading up to the Battle of the Little Big Horn ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, stylized, clever, surreal
Plot: farce, racism, head of state, disorder, state affairs, social differences, society, anti war, narcissism, father daughter incest, nipples visible through clothing, anarchism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 7.4
 8K
Daisies (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two teenage girls, both named Marie, decide that since the world is spoiled they will be spoiled as well; accordingly they embark on a series of destructive pranks in which they consume and destroy the world about them. This freewheeling, madcap ...
Style: dark humor, biting, surreal, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: farce, feminism, nihilism, phallic symbol, collage, flapper, teenage girl, dumbwaiter, teenage life, youth, society, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s
Place: prague, czech republic, europe
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 8.3
 22K
'Allo 'Allo (1982)
Genre: Comedy, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 'Allo 'Allo! is a British sitcom broadcast on BBC One from 1982 to 1992 comprising eighty-five episodes. The story is set up in a small town café in Nazi-occupied France during World War II. It is a parody of another BBC programme, the ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, surreal
Plot: farce, painting, cafe, sitcom, parody, soldier, captain, forger, german army, gestapo, french resistance, escape ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france, europe, dungeon
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Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American playwright living in Rome consults a quack psychiatrist to combat his fears of balding and save his failing marriage.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, sexual ...
Plot: farce, playwright, doctors and patients, sexual relations, couple relations, love and romance, womanizer, artists and showbiz, power relations, love affair, infidelity, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
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Splitting Heirs (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A member of the English upper class dies, leaving his estate and his business to an American, whom he thinks is his son who was lost as a baby and then found again. An Englishman who thinks he is an Indian comes to believe that he is actually the ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, funny, absurd ...
Plot: farce, inheritance, incest, mistaken identity, down on your luck, babies and infants, dishonesty, disorder, switching roles, nothing goes right, restaurant, comedy of errors ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: england, london, ireland
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The Favour, the Watch and the Very Big Fish (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A farce, Hoskins plays a photographer who specializes in religious pictures who searches for a model for Jesus. He does a favor for a friend and finds himself doing a voice track for a porno movie with Natasha Richardson. Hoskins finds his model for ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, offbeat
Plot: farce, pornography, apostle, fight, dishonesty, couples, disorder, screwball, love affair, cons and scams, prison, filmmaking ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe
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 6.1
 793
Any Wednesday (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ellen Gordon, a New York executive's mistress falls for the executive's young business associate when the young man is accidentally sent to use the apartment where the executive and his mistress get together every Wednesday. More ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: farce, unfulfilled love, romance, love and romance, infidelity, love triangle, couple relations, screwball, disorder, womanizer, love affair, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
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The Heartbreak Kid (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eddie, the 40-year-old confirmed bachelor finally says "I do" to the beautiful and sexy Lila. But during their honeymoon in Mexico, the woman of his dreams turns out to be a total nightmare, and the guy who could never pull the trigger ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: honeymoon, farce, wedding, love triangle, dishonesty, fall in love, romance, dream girl, marriage, newlyweds, stupidity, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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Meet the Fockers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Hard-to-crack ex-CIA man, Jack Byrnes and his wife, Dina head for the warmer climes of Florida to meet son-in-law-to-be, Greg Focker's parents. Unlike their happily matched offspring, the future in-laws find themselves in a situation of ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, comic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: family relations, farce, parents and children, meet the parents, family, family life, parent child relationship, love and romance, nothing goes right, father in law son in law relationship, cia, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami, chicago illinois
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 6.3
 263K
Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: party, neighbor neighbor relationship, stupidity, farce, youth, fraternity, adolescence vs adulthood, uninhibited rivalry, prank, rivalry, college, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1971
Place: usa
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Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a small Minnesota town, the annual beauty pageant is being covered by a TV crew. Former winner Gladys Leeman wants to make sure her daughter follows in her footsteps; explosions, falling lights, and trailer fires prove that. As the Leemans are ...
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: physical appearance, farce, murder, blind ambition, obsession, social relations, youth, crimes, contests and competitions, society, small town life, small town ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1995
Place: minnesota, usa
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Couples Retreat (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon find, however, that paradise comes at a price: ...
Style: humorous, funny, romantic, absurd, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, crumbling marriage, couple relations, island, resort, nothing goes right, farce, couples therapy, marriage, couples, romance, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tahiti, chicago illinois, hawaii
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 5.5
 14K
Mafia! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Takeoff on the Godfather with the son of a mafia king taking over for his dying father.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, mafia, farce, gangsters, goofy hero, nothing goes right, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, stupidity, dumb, multiple storylines, adaptation ...
Time: 90s, year 1938, year 1967
Place: las vegas, sicily, italy, usa, europe
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 5.6
 58K
Daddy Day Care (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: children, mischievous children, fish out of water, farce, unemployment, family, goofy hero, workplace situations, nothing goes right, friends, disorder, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kindergarten, usa
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The Twelve Chairs (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A treasure hunt. An aging ex-nobleman of the Czarist regime has finally adjusted to life under the commisars in Russia. Both he and the local priest find that the family jewels were hidden in a chair, one of a set of twelve. They return separately ...
Style: witty, satirical, stylized, talky, philosophical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, treasure hunt, chase, adventurer, odd couple, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, goofy hero, escapades, dishonesty, partners, cons and scams ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: russia, soviet union
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pepa resolves to kill herself with a batch of sleeping-pill-laced gazpacho after her lover leaves her. Fortunately, she is interrupted by a deliciously chaotic series of events.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: suicide attempt, farce, nervous breakdown, track down, couple relations, terrorist, adultery, frustration, male female relationship, female protagonist, airport, sleeping pill ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, latin america
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 6.4
 199K
Just Go with It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, pretense, deception, fall in love, marriage, farce, blackmail, plastic surgery, plan gone awry, romance, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
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 6.6
 357K
This Is the End (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, actor, party, farce, survival, disorder, monster, end of the world, panic, celebrity, saint, actress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.3
 2K
Happy Easter (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chronic serial womanizer Stephane Margelle (Jean-Paul Belmondo) drops his wife Sophie (Marie Laforet) off at the airport so she can go away for Easter weekend. He immediately picks up beautiful young Julie (Sophie Marceau), who has just had a fight ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: womanizer, farce, nothing goes right, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, disorder, adultery, adulterer, easter, deception, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france
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